Showcase your animated work at the International Animation Festival! Mix & mingle with animation lovers as you network with animators, filmmakers and industry members from across the globe! Plus, your chance to win awards and potentially lock down a distribution deal with our partnered film distributors!
What better place to screen your work than in the heart of the film industry? Submit now to be featured as part of the 2021 International Animation Festival in Los Angeles!
Animation deserves all the praise in the world, and we're here to help give it the boost it deserves. We want our animation finalists top get the acclaim they deserve. Through our partnerships, our social media network and our festival itself, we're doing our part to take your animated work to the next level!
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Jury Award Prizes in the following categories:
Best Animated Short
Best Student Animation
Best Animated Music Video
Best Sound Design
Best Unproduced Screenplay
Best Screenplay Runner Up
All entries should be sent via FilmFreeway with a secure online screener.
-Each accepted film must be submitted in the .mp4 or .mov format, preferably.
-By submitting to the festival you confirm that you own the rights of the film, including the rights to the music in the film.
-There is no minimum running time.
-Films must have been completed on or after Jan 1, 2018.
-All animated genres are welcome!
-Filmmakers may submit multiple entries as long as each film is submitted with its own Entry Form, online screener and paid Entry Fee.